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An Old Design undefined An Old Design These came from an old book, which has apparently been out of print for many years (a friend gave me these photo copies). // The Chic-Type Blog - Nightly (Build 20120718030544) by: Chris Yoon In the past year or so, chalk has become an incredibly powerful medium for illustrators and letterers all over the world. Their creations are both stunning and truly remarkable—especially considering the simplicity of the chosen medium. Seeing the final product is amazing, but watching the process and seeing the talent and detail that goes into each piece is really what takes the cake.

Roca Gallery Starts Beating in Madrid video © 2011 Roca & Saeta EstudiMaking of "Roca starts beating", Saeta's installation for Roca Madrid Gallery.Studio: Saeta EstudiClient: RocaProducer: Tiempo BBDO How do you show the world the essence and soul of your brand? How do you transmit your commitment to quality and your consumers without placing a sale ticket price on things? archdaily A year after the completion of Therme Vals [1996], renowned minimalist architect, Peter Zumthor completed the design of Kunsthaus Bregenz [1997]. The Kunsthaus museum in Bregenz, Austria is always in a constant state of flux always changing its exhibition spaces to accommodate international contemporary art. Zumthor’s minimalist design adapts its spaces to the art that is showcased in its exhibits creating a coexisting and redefining relationship between art and architecture. The Kunsthaus Bregenz has two main principles to their permanent collection: archives of art architecture and a collection of Contemporary art, which complements the changing exhibition spaces.

McCabe undefined McCabe's Runner- This was named by my students (so don't blame me!). Doctorat honorifique - Éloge de Theo Jansen par Ingrid Bachmann, juin 2011 Mr. Chancellor, it is my honour to present to you Mr. Theo Jansen, kinetic sculptor, and innovator in bringing together the arts and engineering. 10 Most Controversial Sculptures Porno Queen This is the "Porno Queen" by Italian artist Paolo Schmidlin, a controversial sculpture of Her Majesty. The sculpture was shown in Madrid, Spain, in 2007, in a show that was (hilariously) opened by their own reining monarch, King Juan Carlos. But The Sun's royal photographer Arthur Edwards said: “This is quite obviously the work of a lunatic. I don't see this as anything more than a cheap stunt.”

Nottingham Contemporary (Nottingham, UK) « Caruso St John Architects 2004–2009Location: Nottingham, GBClient: Nottingham City CouncilProject Status: Built Caruso St John were selected to design Nottingham’s new Centre for Contemporary Art through an international competition in 2004. The artistic ambition of the project, encompassing object based visual art and time based performance art, has its origins in the artist run spaces of down town New York in the late 1960s, and in the work of artists like Gordon Matta Clark and Trisha Brown, whose work was directly engaged with the spaces of the city.

little tips about making rc micro_helicopter Flying RC helicopter is really very exhilarating. Their versatility gives a RC pilot a complete access to the three-dimensional space in such a way that no other machines can! I have played RC helicopter for more than one year but still find that I have just learnt a few tricks that it can perform. ‘Sauna tonttu’ by Lassila Hirvilammi Architects (FI 'Sauna tonttu' by Lassila Hirilammi Architects, photo by Mikko Auerniitty Lassila Hirvilammi Architects recently completed this sauna based on a nineteenth century barn. The building was not used for 50 years and fell into decay before it was converted and modernised by the Finnish architectural practice. How to Build a Robot Tutorial - Society of Robots Remote Control Robotics Some may argue that a robot is not really a robot if it isnt autonomous. Maybe it is or maybe it isn't. Point being, those some are morons.

online paint program Flame Painter Gallery Flame Painter is a unique paint program, it belongs to my 'I am an Artist' experimental project. I think with tools which inspires you, everyone can be an artist. Apocalyptic Sculptures by Kris Kuksi Kris Kuksi is a 36-year-old sculptor from Missouri, USA. His sculptures are created out of discarded toys, old mechanical parts and other tossed away items. The sheer amount of detail within is work is truly incredible. Mini Rover Redux This project is based on work by MAKE magazine contributor Tom Zimmerman. Tom, who was honored in 2009 as California’s Volunteer of the Year for his unpaid teaching campaign in public schools, developed the idea as a hands-on activity to accompany his talks about the Mars rover program. Basically, he mounted an X10 wireless surveillance camera on a small R/C car frame, fixed some magnets to the front bumper, and challenged students to drive the vehicle around remotely and pick up scattered tin cans with the magnets.

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